- Original title
- Running Time
- 87 min.
- United States
- Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio, Joe Stillman, Roger S.H. Schulman (Novel: William Steig)
- Harry Gregson-Williams, John Powell
- Production Co.
- DreamWorks Animation / DreamWorks SKG / Pacific Data Images (PDI)
Animation. Comedy. Fantasy. Adventure | Parody. Fairy Tales / Fables. Medieval Fantasy. Dragons
- Official Site
- Synopsis / Plot
- When a green ogre called Shrek discovers his swamp has been 'swamped' with all sorts of fairytale creatures by the scheming Lord Farquaad, Shrek sets out, with a very loud donkey by his side, to 'persuade' Farquaad to give his swamp back. Instead, a deal is made. Farquaad, who wants to become the King, sends Shrek to rescue Princess Fiona, who is waiting for her one true love. But once they head back with Fiona, it starts to become apparent that not only does Shrek like Fiona, but Fiona is keeping something secret.
: Oscar: Best Animated Feature Film. 2 Nominations
: Nominated for Golden Globe: Best Movie Comedy or Musical
: BAFTA Awards: Best Adapted Screenplay. 6 Nominations, including Best Film
: Cannes Film Festival: Official Selection
: National Board of Review: Best Animated Feature Film
: American Film Institute (AFI): Top 10 Movies of the Year
: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Animation
: Critics' Choice Awards: Best Animated Feature. 2 Nominations
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